Planetmountain.com - Latest news http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/ PlanetMountain.com, Climbing, mountaineering, skiing, trekking, off-piste, bouldering in Italy, Alps, Himalaya, Dolomites. en-EN Copyright, PlanetMountain.com info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/alpinism/nebelgeist-climbed-simon-messner-barbara-vigl-schuesselkar-austria.html Nebelgeist climbed by Simon Messner, Barbara Vigl on Schüsselkar, Austria Barbara Vigl reports about the first ascent of Nebelgeist, established this summer with Simon Messner on Söllerköpfe on Schüsselkar in Austria's Wetterstein mountain chain.

 http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/alpinism/nebelgeist-climbed-simon-messner-barbara-vigl-schuesselkar-austria.html info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Fri, 25 Sep 2020 22:07:00 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/climbing/simon-lorenzi-sends-quoi-de-neuf-classic-roof-bloc-at-orsay-in-france.html Simon Lorenzi sends Quoi de neuf classic roof bloc at Orsay in France The video of Belgian climber Simon Lorenzi on Quoi de neuf, an 8B + boulder problem at Orsay in France.

 http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/climbing/simon-lorenzi-sends-quoi-de-neuf-classic-roof-bloc-at-orsay-in-france.html info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Fri, 25 Sep 2020 13:00:31 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/climbing/alessandro-zeni-claims-cani-morti-plus-8c-dolomites-multipitch.html Alessandro Zeni claims Cani Morti Plus, 8c Dolomites multipitch In combining the first two pitches of Cani Morti, the difficult multi-pitch first ascended in 2003 by Maurizio Zanolla Manolo and Riccardo Scarian on Campanile Basso di Lastei in the Pale di San Martino group, this summer Alessandro Zeni created Cani Morti Plus. Graded 8c, this is now one of the hardest multi-pitch climbs in the Dolomites. http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/climbing/alessandro-zeni-claims-cani-morti-plus-8c-dolomites-multipitch.html info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Thu, 24 Sep 2020 12:10:25 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/alpinism/ang-rita-sherpa-legendary-everest-mountaineer-passes-away.html Ang Rita Sherpa, Nepal's legendary Everest mountaineer, passes away Ang Rita Sherpa, the legendary Nepalese mountaineer nicknamed Snow Leopard and famous for having climbed Everest 10 times without the use of supplementary oxygen between 1983 and 1996, passed away yesterday at 72.
 http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/alpinism/ang-rita-sherpa-legendary-everest-mountaineer-passes-away.html info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Fri, 25 Sep 2020 10:44:16 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/climbing/adam-ondra-climbing-beginning-stefano-ghisolfi-endurance-test-at-arco.html Adam Ondra climbing Beginning, Stefano Ghisolfi's endurance test at Arco The video of Adam Ondra making the first repeat, thanks to a cunning kneebar, of Beginning, the route freed in May 2020 by Stefano Ghisolfi at Eremo di San Paolo close to Arco, Italy. http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/climbing/adam-ondra-climbing-beginning-stefano-ghisolfi-endurance-test-at-arco.html info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Tue, 22 Sep 2020 11:07:44 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/climbing/gorropu-featuring-aleksandra-taistra-film-streaming-today-at-21.html Gorropu featuring Aleksandra Taistra, film streaming today at 21 The film Gorropu, a portrait of Polish rock climber Aleksandra Taistra repeating the famous multi-pitch Hotel Supramonte in Sardinia, will be streamed on Monday 21 September 2020 from 21:00 to 24:00 on the website ferrino.it. http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/climbing/gorropu-featuring-aleksandra-taistra-film-streaming-today-at-21.html info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Tue, 22 Sep 2020 08:43:51 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/climbing/john-gill-father-of-modern-bouldering-american-alpine-club-legacy-series.html John Gill, the father of modern bouldering, in American Alpine Club Legacy Series A video tribute to John Gill, considered by many the father of modern bouldering, by the American Alpine Club Legacy Series. http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/climbing/john-gill-father-of-modern-bouldering-american-alpine-club-legacy-series.html info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Mon, 21 Sep 2020 13:53:30 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/alpinism/punta-dufour-new-cross-placed-on-highest-mountain-in-monte-rosa-massif.html Punta Dufour, new cross placed on highest mountain in Monte Rosa massif The video of the new cross on Punta Dufour, at 4634 meters in altitude the highest mountain in the Monte Rosa massif. http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/alpinism/punta-dufour-new-cross-placed-on-highest-mountain-in-monte-rosa-massif.html info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Sat, 19 Sep 2020 16:42:40 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/alpinism/tre-cime-di-lavaredo-space-vertigo-freed-alessandro-bau-claudio-migliorini-nicola-tondini.html Tre Cime di Lavaredo Space Vertigo freed by Alessandro Baù, Claudio Migliorini, Nicola Tondini The three mountain guides Alessandro Baù, Claudio Migliorini and Nicola Tondini have freed each individual pitch of Space Vertigo, the multi-pitch rock climb they completed last year on Cima Ovest di Lavaredo, Tre Cime di Lavaredo, Dolomites.
 http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/alpinism/tre-cime-di-lavaredo-space-vertigo-freed-alessandro-bau-claudio-migliorini-nicola-tondini.html info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Mon, 21 Sep 2020 16:33:29 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/alpinism/matterhorn-italian-route-echelle-jordan-temporarily-inaccessible.html Matterhorn Italian Route: Échelle Jordan temporarily inaccessible The Italian Matterhorn Guides inform that due to rockfall the Échelle Jordan ladder is currently inaccessible. The guides have equipped a new line to the left of the ladder in order to reach the summit. http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/alpinism/matterhorn-italian-route-echelle-jordan-temporarily-inaccessible.html info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Fri, 18 Sep 2020 12:37:41 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/climbing/giacomo-meliffi-makes-free-solo-ascent-legoland-legendary-crack-climb-in-valle-dell-orco.html Giacomo Meliffi makes free solo ascent of Legoland, legendary crack climb in Valle dell’Orco Italian climber Giacomo Meliffi has made a free solo ascent of Legoland, the famous crack climb in Valle dell’Orco, Italy. http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/climbing/giacomo-meliffi-makes-free-solo-ascent-legoland-legendary-crack-climb-in-valle-dell-orco.html info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Thu, 17 Sep 2020 18:18:39 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/alpinism/monte-rosa-capanna-margherita-end-of-season-timelapse.html Monte Rosa Capanna Margherita end of season timelapse The time-lapse from Capanna Margherita on Monte Rosa. This is the last video of 2020, since the highest mountain hut in the Alps has now closed its summer season. http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/alpinism/monte-rosa-capanna-margherita-end-of-season-timelapse.html info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Wed, 16 Sep 2020 21:16:40 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/climbing/alexander-megos-flashes-underground-9a-at-arco.html Alexander Megos flashes Underground 9a at Arco Yesterday at Massone in Arco German rock climber Alex Megos managed to flash Underground, Italy’s historic 9a established by Manfred Stuffer in 1998. http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/climbing/alexander-megos-flashes-underground-9a-at-arco.html info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Tue, 15 Sep 2020 09:48:32 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/alpinism/eiger-paciencia-repeated-by-nils-favre-symon-welfringer.html Eiger Paciencia repeated by Nils Favre and Symon Welfringer Switzerland’s Nils Favre and France’s Symon Welfringer have repeated Paciencia, the 900m 8a first ascended by Stephan Siegrist and Ueli Steck in 2003 up the North Face of the Eiger. http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/alpinism/eiger-paciencia-repeated-by-nils-favre-symon-welfringer.html info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Mon, 14 Sep 2020 08:54:47 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/climbing/valhalla-film-edu-marin-climbing-getu-grand-arch-china.html Valhalla, the film of Edu Marin climbing the Getu Grand Arch in China 
The trailer of ‘Valhalla, cielo de roca' featuring Edu Marin making the first ascent of his huge multi-pitch sports climb up through the Grand Arch at Getu in China http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/climbing/valhalla-film-edu-marin-climbing-getu-grand-arch-china.html info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Sun, 13 Sep 2020 08:29:59 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/alpinism/new-picos-de-europa-8c-multi-pitch-by-pou-brothers-kico-cerda.html New Picos de Europa 8c multi-pitch by Pou brothers and Kico Cerdá Iker Pou, Eneko Pou and Kico Cerdá have made the first free ascent of Rayu (8c, 600m) on the south face of the Peña Santa de Castilla in the Picos de Europa massif in Spain. http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/alpinism/new-picos-de-europa-8c-multi-pitch-by-pou-brothers-kico-cerda.html info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Thu, 17 Sep 2020 17:35:09 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/climbing/orco-easy-crack-an-intro-to-crack-climbing-in-the-orco-valley.html Orco Easy Crack, an intro to crack climbing in the Orco Valley Maurizio Oviglia introduces a selection of entry-level crack climbs in Valle dell’Orco: Viper, Mamba, Incastromania, Fessura del Tramonto, Fessura Kosterlitz and many others. A step-by-step guide to the trad climbing gems in Valle dell’Orco. http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/climbing/orco-easy-crack-an-intro-to-crack-climbing-in-the-orco-valley.html info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Thu, 10 Sep 2020 23:07:53 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/alpinism/czech-direct-on-punta-ferrario-in-val-masino-freed-by-paolo-marazzi-giacomo-regallo.html Czech Direct on Punta Ferrario in Val Masino freed by Paolo Marazzi, Giacomo Regallo Paolo Marazzi and Giacomo Regallo made the first free ascent of Diretta dei Cecoslovacchi, the Czech Direct, on Punta Ferrario (3258m) in Val Torrone - Val Masino, Italy. http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/alpinism/czech-direct-on-punta-ferrario-in-val-masino-freed-by-paolo-marazzi-giacomo-regallo.html info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Wed, 09 Sep 2020 19:08:38 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/climbing/madeleine-cope-emma-twyford-climb-e9-in-england-wales.html Madeleine Cope and Emma Twyford climb E9 in England and Wales 
Britain’s Madeleine Cope and Emma Twyford have both repeated an E9 trad route by climbing, respectively, The Final Round at Illam Rock in England and Chupacabra at Pembroke in Wales. http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/climbing/madeleine-cope-emma-twyford-climb-e9-in-england-wales.html info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Tue, 08 Sep 2020 14:40:01 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/climbing/jernej-kruder-frees-ellipsis-on-bila-pec-at-sella-nevea-italy.html Jernej Kruder frees Ellipsis on Bila Pec at Sella Nevea, Italy Slovenian climber Jernej Kruder has made the first free ascent of Ellipsis, a five-pitch climb with difficulties up to 8b+ on Mt. Bila Pec at Sella Nevea in the Julian Alps, Italy. http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/climbing/jernej-kruder-frees-ellipsis-on-bila-pec-at-sella-nevea-italy.html info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Tue, 08 Sep 2020 14:45:26 +0200